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Vanderbilt head coach Jerry Stackhouse talks with guard's Jordan Wright (4) and Scotty Pippen Jr. (2) during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Arkansas, Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021, in Nashville, Tenn. Arkansas won 92-71. (AP Photo/Mark Zaleski)

Moody, Tate pace Arkansas in 92-71 win over Vanderbilt

Jan. 23, 2021 3:39 PM EST

NASHVILLE (AP) — Moses Moody scored 26 points with eight rebounds Jalen Tate scored 25 and Arkansas led all the way in a 92-71 win over Vanderbilt on Saturday. D.J. Harvey scored 16 points and Scotty Pippen Jr. scored 15 for Vanderbilt. Vanderbilt was without the services of sophomore Dylan Disu due to...

Butler scores 21 to carry Drexel past William & Mary 79-64

Jan. 23, 2021 3:37 PM EST

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. (AP) — James Butler matched his season high with 21 points as Drexel beat William & Mary 79-64 on Saturday. It was their third meeting this season and came about because Drexel's game with Elon and the Tribe's matchup with College of Charleston were postponed. Camren Wynter had 19...

Arsenal's Nicolas Pepe, center, battles for the ball with Southampton's James Ward-Prowse, left, and Stuart Armstrong during the Emirates FA Cup fourth round soccer match at St. Mary's Stadium, Southampton, England, Saturday Jan. 23, 2021. (Catherine Ivill/PA via AP)

FA Cup holder Arsenal eliminated, Man City survives scare

Jan. 23, 2021 3:34 PM EST

SOUTHAMPTON, England (AP) — Last season’s FA Cup winner Arsenal was eliminated from the competition in the fourth round on Saturday thanks to Gabriel’s own-goal in a 1-0 loss to Southampton, while Manchester City survived a scare to beat fourth-tier Cheltenham 3-1. In an otherwise close game,...

Oklahoma guards De'Vion Harmon (11) and Elijah Harkless (24) react during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Kansas in Norman, Okla., Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021. (AP Photo/Garett Fisbeck)

Harmon's 22 points sends Oklahoma past No. 9 Kansas 75-68

Jan. 23, 2021 3:30 PM EST

NORMAN, Okla. (AP) — De’Vion Harmon scored 22 points and Oklahoma beat No. 9 Kansas 75-68 Saturday for its second victory this month over a top-10 opponent. Oklahoma (9-4, 5-3 Big 12) has won three of its last four games against Kansas (10-5, 4-4) in Norman and is 8-1 at home this season at the...

Miller lifts George Mason over Saint Joseph's 71-62

Jan. 23, 2021 3:27 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jordan Miller registered 18 points as George Mason beat Saint Joseph’s 71-62 on Saturday. Javon Greene had 13 points and eight rebounds for George Mason (8-6, 4-4 Atlantic 10 Conference). Josh Oduro added 12 points. Saint Joseph’s scored 24 first-half points, a season low...

Jackson scores 31 to lift Toledo past Kent St. 76-74

Jan. 23, 2021 3:23 PM EST

TOLEDO, Ohio (AP) — Marreon Jackson had a season-high 31 points as Toledo won its eighth straight home game, edging past Kent State 76-74 on Saturday. Ryan Rollins had 16 points for Toledo (13-4, 8-1 Mid-American Conference). JT Shumate added 14 points. Kent State closed within 74-73 on a Danny Pippen...

Houston's Quentin Grimes (24) drives to the basket past Temple's Arashma Parks (14) and Khalif Battle (0) in the second half of an NCAA college basketball game, Saturday, Jan. 23, 2021, in Philadelphia. Houston won 68-51. (AP Photo/Michael Perez)

Sasser, Grimes lead No. 8 Houston past Temple 68-51

Jan. 23, 2021 3:23 PM EST

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Kelvin Sampson watched his Houston team win another rout and found “two or three areas” of needed improvement. Clean those up and another number comes into focus for the Cougars: a potential No. 1 seed in the NCAA Tournament. “If we get better in the areas we need...

Harris scores 23 to carry American over Loyola (Md.) 71-70

Jan. 23, 2021 3:07 PM EST

WASHINGTON (AP) — Jamir Harris had a career-high 23 points as American edged past Loyola (Md.) 71-70 on Saturday. American and Loyola were the last two teams to start in this pandemic altered season, both playing their first games last weekend and losing heart-breakers in their Saturday openers. Harris...

FILE - In this Nov. 1, 2020, file photo, then-San Francisco 49ers defensive coordinator Robert Saleh cheers on his team from the sideline during the first half of an NFL football game against the Seattle Seahawks, in Seattle. The New York Jets' new head coach is charged with turning around the fortunes of a franchise that has missed out on the playoffs the past 10 seasons — the NFL's longest active drought — and has a few generations of frustrated fans impatiently waiting for at least a chance at another Super Bowl. After all, it has been 52 years and counting.  (AP Photo/Stephen Brashear, File)

Saleh begins tough task of changing Jets' identity, culture

Jan. 23, 2021 2:52 PM EST

NEW YORK (AP) — The toughest part of the job begins now for Robert Saleh. The New York Jets' new head coach is charged with helping turn around the fortunes of a franchise that has missed out on the playoffs the past 10 seasons — the NFL's longest active drought — and has a few generations of...

Telfort carries Northeastern over James Madison 72-63

Jan. 23, 2021 2:47 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — Jahmyl Telfort had a career-high 23 points, all in the second half, as Northeastern extended its winning streak to seven games, defeating James Madison 72-63 on Saturday. Shaquille Walters had 15 points and 11 rebounds for Northeastern (8-5, 7-0 Colonial Athletic Association). Tyson Walker...